Culinary Arts/Food Studies Teacher

PostedMay 13



Yellowknife Catholic Schools invites applications for a: 


Full-Time Culinary Arts/Food Studies Teacher

École St. Patrick High School

Start Date: TBD




École St. Patrick School is seeking an individual to provide a hands-on curriculum in culinary arts for students as well as manage the Rock Café, which provides students with healthy lunch alternatives.



  • Preference will be given to applicants who are Red Seal Journeyperson Cook or have a Certificate of Qualification in Cooking, or
  • Have successfully completed an apprenticeship training program in Cooking, and you have a Certificate of Qualification in Cooking
  • Must be eligible to obtain a NWT Teaching Certificate or Vocational Teaching Certificate
  • Professional experience in the following areas s pertains to teaching assignment:  Foods/Culinary Arts; Food Production, Banquet Management, Restaurant Operations, Catering, Baking, Cultural Cuisines
  • Experience in the use of all food service equipment, related skills, techniques and methods for lab instruction
  • Ability/experience in purchase needs for culinary arts operations
  • Experience and ability in curriculum development, program improvement and innovation in teaching methodologies
  • Ability to work within a budget
  • Organizational skills, ability to take initiative, and a strong team focus
  • Must be capable of planning and delivering programs and assessing students
  • Experience teaching at the high school level and an understanding of aboriginal cultures would be an asset
  • A Criminal Record Check is required



Closing Date:  Open until filled


Submit resume and references to:

Yellowknife Catholic Schools

P.O. Box 1830, 5124 - 49th Street

Yellowknife NT X1A 2P4

Tel (867)766-7407

Fax (867-766-7401

Email: cathy.zenko@ycs.nt.ca

Visit our website at: www.ycs.nt.ca


When submitting your application, clearly indicate if you are Catholic and if you qualify under the Affirmative Action Policy.


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates qualifying for interviews will be contacted.